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Our Presence Across the State

The Children’s Movement of Florida is a statewide organization pushing for positive change in Tallahassee. Our headquarters is in Miami, and we have Advisory Boards and supportive presence across the state. Our goal is to connect local voices to one another, amplify their call for greater state support, and bridge the local concerns to a statewide conversation.

Act Now

You can make a difference! Throughout the state, we have outreach coordinators working with Floridians like you to spread the message of the importance of the early years and to make real impacts in local communities. If you want to get involved today, check out the opportunities we have below.

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Legislative Advocacy

Learn about the work we do in Tallahassee to push the needle forward on the issues that matter to us.

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La Fuerza De Creer

Learn more about our partner, La Fuerza de Familias Latinas, and become a part of our learning community for Spanish-speaking parents and caregivers!

Brain Matters

Explore this documentary and podcast series focusing on the impact that nurturing, responsive parenting has on brain development.

The Movement in the News

Florida Chamber Learners to Earners Summit Will Outline The Workforce Needs of Tomorrow

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

From Florida Politics: “House Early Learning & Elementary Education Subcommittee Chair Vance Aloupis, a stalwart advocate for early education, will bring it home in a discussion with Children’s Movement of Florida President Madeleine Thakur titled ‘Where do we go from here? Policy that aids education.’” Read the full article here. View more articles here.

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Transforming Child Care Access is Key to a Just Recovery

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

From Florida Policy Institute: “As the state emerges from the pandemic-induced recession and health emergency, policymakers need to better understand the status of child care in Florida and the significant policy opportunities that lay before them.” Read the full article here. View more articles here.